Care recipient (cr) is at the end of life and care giver cg needs to make critical decisions about cr’s care

Try: As soon as possible after the doctor says cr is dying the family should try to discuss with the medical team what approach to end-of-life care they want for cr that way decision making for crucial situations can be planned and does not have to be done quickly

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Categories: Sage, Topic, Financial, Legal, Medical Physical, Personal

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References: caring for a person with alzheimer’s disease your easy-to-use guide from the national institute on aging by national institute on aging 2011 available at www nia nih gov

Keywords: End of life care important decisions communicating with the doctor family meetings health care decision-making

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